Headlines Tagged with Teen Smoking/Youth — 43,475 headlines found
THIS special legislative session, Washington state lawmakers have an opportunity to be public health heroes. By raising the legal age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21 we can save lives and money in Washington state.
May 24, 2017 Seattle (WA) Times
added May 25, 2017 01:16
It has become more imperative now to enforce the provisions of the Tobacco Control Act as Nigeria continues to grapple with the impact of illicit trade in tobacco products. Besides, old tricks are still being employed to entice people who are under the l
May 25, 2017 BusinessDAY (ng)
added May 25, 2017 01:10
Researchers at UCL, UK found that young people who were happier and more aware of the harms of alcohol and cigarettes were more likely to never drink or smoke than those who were less aware or perceived themselves as less happy.
May 24, 2017 EurekAlert
added May 25, 2017 01:06
Every tobacco retailer, wholesaler and manufacturer reading this article needs to understand the gravity of the movement by advocates to propose and lobby for the adoption of local retail tobacco ordinance restrictions. While the three states with the mos
May 24, 2017 Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added May 25, 2017 00:16
Actress Coco Jones Partners with DoSomething.org and truth® to launch Compatibility Quiz "Who Has Their Eye on You?"
to show teens how Big Tobacco is vying for their attention. Coco Jones, the 19-year-old star of Disney's Let it Shine recorded a public service announcement... The quiz follows the launch of the latest campaign by truth, #STOPPROFILING, that underscores t
May 24, 2017 PR Newswire
added May 24, 2017 23:39
Minnesotans for a Smoke-Free Generation, a coalition of 50 leading Minnesota health organizations, expressed disappointment that legislators passed a tax bill containing massive tax cuts on premium cigars and other tax benefits for the tobacco industry.
May 24, 2017 PR Newswire
added May 24, 2017 23:36
In recent years, tobacco company expenditures on Internet advertising have exploded, growing from $0.7 million dollars in 1999 to $23.1 million dollars in 2013. This increase in online tobacco marketing, and its ability to reach audiences of all ages, in
May 23, 2017 Medical News Bulletin (ca)
added May 24, 2017 23:32
"We are forging new territory to ensure that tobacco companies provide accurate information and do not mislead American consumers," said FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg, M.D. "We are committed to stopping practices that may cause people to start or con
Apr 19, 2017 FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added May 24, 2017 17:47
In spite of his apology for his gaffe, Onishi defended his comment ...What is lacking here is consideration to people who can barely make ends meet apart from going out of their way to work in such environments due to government constraints on social sec
May 24, 2017 Mainichi Daily News (jp)
added May 24, 2017 17:21
This budget would eliminate the CDC’s Office on Smoking and Health, which helps lead the nation’s efforts to reduce tobacco use, and dedicates no funds specifically for tobacco control. While the budget provides funding for a block grant to states for chr
May 23, 2017 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 24, 2017 03:12